Johannesburg Like a Local: Customized Guided Tour8 Reviews
With these tours, transform your way of travelling to make it as much about the people you meet, as it is the places you see
- Get to know Johannesburg through the eyes of passionate locals
- Make travel about friendly people, not just places
- Learn about the city's many tips and tricks and best-kept secrets
DescriptionExplore the city with a friendly local who is passionate about his/her city and eager to share all the tips and tricks that will help you make the most of your trip. Meet where you're staying to get familiar with the neighbourhood, find out about the best places to eat and buy groceries, the easiest ways to get around, and the hidden gems you might have missed. By the end of the tour, you'll feel more comfortable in navigating the city and confident that you have all the information you need to make the most of your stay. Once we receive your booking, the supplier get in touch with you to confirm all the details for the tour: meeting place and time, language and your contact information, and also ask you some questions to get to know you better. They will hand-pick the right local for you based on your interests. Each tour is completely customized so you can choose the meeting location, start time and length that you prefer (minimum: 2 hours). During the walking tour you will have the option of taking public transportation or taxi to get around the city (at your expense). The local guides (Lokafyers) are locals who are passionate about their city and love to meet travellers and share what they love about their city. They are not professional tour guides and do these tours occasionally, which provides an authentic and personal experience that is like having a friend show you around their home city. Through conversations with your Lokafyer, you’ll learn what it’s like to live in Johannesburg, learn about cultural differences, local events and politics and also get to know each other on a personal level. With this experience, you won’t be just passing through the city, you’ll be part of it.
IncludesLocal guide ('Lokafyer') Customized private walking tour Entrance fees Personal expenses Tips and gratuities Optional activity costs Meals and drinks Local transportation around the city (It’s a walking tour, car transportation isn’t included)
- Children below 3 years old are free of charge. There's a 50% discount for children between 3-12. In case travellers would like to include a visit to an attraction, they would need to cover the cost of entrance for the Lokafyer (local guide). Travellers can request a specific time for the tour. This is a walking tour. It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes.
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